A nimble microconsultancy for growing businesses.

Stop me if you've heard this one: a solo developer has his own LLC where he handles his personal projects and takes on a couple freelance contracts as well.

I mean, that's what this is, after all. A place to do good work.

Village Blacksmith is run by one person — me, Justin.

I work with small businesses — think three to ten people — to exponentially improve their engineering systems and value generation. I can be an extra set of hands or an extra set of eyes.

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Who I am

I'm Justin Duke. I've got a decade of client-facing experience, having worked with large companies like Amazon and Microsoft and small companies like TenantBase. I've worked with YC and 500Startups companies, if that is important to you.

Get in touch

If any of this sounds interesting, we should chat. Whether you're interested in collaborating on a project, booking a short-term consultation, or just want a sounding board, I'd love to talk.

Send me an email and I'll be in touch shortly.